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Originally Posted by alan s View Post
Going east to west mimics the experience of the explorers, pioneers and 49ers, which is kind of cool.
Except that a lot of those on sailing ships , which rounded Cape Horn and were abandoned, left crew less in San Francisco bay, as they all went gold crazy..

and the Chinese & Russians , who crossed the Pacific..

then there was the Donner Party ..






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